Evidence · Trials

The Collection and Use of Evidence From Abroad

I will participate with a stellar panel at the ABA 2019 Annual Meeting, Thursday August 8, at the Hotel Nikko in San Francisco. I will be discussing ways to collect foreign evidence for use in criminal proceedings, with Maureen Bessette of the U.S. Department of Justice, Markus Funk of Perkins Coie and Bruce Zagaris of… Continue reading The Collection and Use of Evidence From Abroad

CLE · Criminal Defense · Trials

Defense Strategies When the Prosecutor Comes Knocking

I will be moderating a panel of lawyers at the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 2019 West Coast White Collar Conference in Santa Monica on June 20, 2019. The program is “Defense Strategies When the Prosecutor Comes Knocking” featuring:  Barry Boss of Cozen O’Connor, Priya Chaudhry of Harris, St. Laurent & Chaudhry LLP, Aaron… Continue reading Defense Strategies When the Prosecutor Comes Knocking

Experts · Special Counsel

The Mueller We Know

I will be speaking with Talking Feds Podcast host Harry Litman, Melinda Haag, and Candace Kelly. https://www.talkingfeds.com/talkingfeds/2019/3/31/the-mueller-we-know Says Talking Feds podcast, “This episode brings together prominent former federal officials who each worked closely and at length under Mueller when he was United States Attorney and Federal Bureau of Investigation Director. Their vantage points, generally absent… Continue reading The Mueller We Know

CLE · Experts · Trials

Tips for Examining Experts

On March 29, 2018, I am delighted to be appearing again with Marin County Superior Court Judge Stephen Freccero and Baker Botts LLP antitrust litigator Stuart Plunkett to discuss tactics and strategies for examining expert witnesses in depositions and at trial.  The panel program, sponsored by Continuing Education of the Bar, will take place at… Continue reading Tips for Examining Experts

Criminal Defense · Parallel Proceedings

3-D Chess: Protecting Your Client in Parallel Proceedings

I will be moderating a panel of terrific lawyers at the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyer’s 2017 West Coast White Collar Conference in Santa Monica on June 22, 2017.  The program is called “3-D Chess:  Protecting Your Client in Parallel Proceedings,” featuring Miles Ehrlich of Ramsey & Ehrlich, Emily Aviad from Skadden, and Jacob… Continue reading 3-D Chess: Protecting Your Client in Parallel Proceedings

CLE · Motions · Trials

The Strategic Use of Motions During and After Trial

I’m delighted to be teaming up again with Marin County Superior Court Judge Stephen Freccero and star antitrust litigator from Baker Botts LLP Stuart Plunkett to discuss effective ways to use trial and post-trial motions.  The program, sponsored by Continuing Education of the Bar, will take place on November 30 from 12 – 1 pm,… Continue reading The Strategic Use of Motions During and After Trial

CLE · Corporate Compliance

Effective Corporate Compliance

I recently recorded an online webinar, “Maintaining Effective Corporate Compliance Programs Under DOJ’s Heightened Standards,” with Peter Anderson, a leader of the White Collar and Environmental Crimes Practice Group at Beveridge & Diamond PC, and Jonny Frank, a Partner at StoneTurn Group. The discussion program was organized and moderated by long-time Southern California white collar… Continue reading Effective Corporate Compliance

CLE · Pretrial Motions Strategies

Pretrial Motions Strategies

On Monday, May 16th, I will appear with Judge Stephen Freccero of Marin County Superior Court and Stuart Plunkett of Baker Botts LLP on a panel program sponsored by the Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB).  The program, “Pretrial Motions Strategies,” will provide practitioners with pointers from the plaintiffs’ and defendants’ sides, as well as… Continue reading Pretrial Motions Strategies